WorldCat Identities

Walker, Les

Overview
Works: 29 works in 127 publications in 5 languages and 6,156 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Architectural drawings  Handbooks and manuals  Popular works  Encyclopedias  Abstracts  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Instrumentalist, Illustrator, Photographer, Composer, Performer
Classifications: NA7205, 728.370973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Les Walker
American shelter : an illustrated encyclopedia of the American home by Les Walker( Book )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Shelter -- the landmark reference in architectural history -- surveys and illustrates every American housing style from Native American days to the present and beyond. Over 100 styles are covered, including 1700s Dutch Colonials and New England saltboxes, Southern plantation mansions, plain Shaker dwelling, whimsical Carpenter Gothics, and modern modular home, and architect Lester Walker's superb coverage features detailed drawings of each style, including exploded diagrams and floor plans -- essential reference to the American dwelling, past and present
Housebuilding for children by Les Walker( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step-by-step illustrated instructions for building six different houses with a description of the necessary tools and equipment
Carpentry for children by Les Walker( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A step-by-step guide to carrying out such carpentry projects as a birdhouse, candle chandelier, doll cradle, puppet theater, and coaster car
Tiny, tiny houses by Les Walker( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American homes : the landmark illustrated encyclopedia of domestic architecture by Les Walker( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive illustrated history of American house styles -- from the Dutch colonial, to the New England Salt Box, to the 1950s prefab -- the unrivaled reference and useful guide to 103 building styles pays homage to our country's housing heritage
Designing a house : the illustrated guide to planning your own home by Les Walker( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning architect and winner of "House Beautiful's" annual competition of Best Small House contest, Walker masterfully shows laymen how to design the house that fits their particular needs, relates to their site and budget, and reflects their values and personality
Designing houses : an illustrated guide by Les Walker( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little house of my own : 47 grand designs for 47 tiny houses by Les Walker( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Block building for children by Les Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eighteen projects including a bridge, boat dock, drive-in restaurant, shopping mall, skyscraper, castle, city of the future, and the Emerald City of Oz
The tiny book of tiny houses by Les Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles seventeen small buildings, some used as permanent housing, some as temporary accommodations, and some as workplaces, including Thoreau's cabin and an ice fishing shanty, and provides structural diagrams and plans
Tiny houses : designs for 43 tiny houses for getting away from it all by Les Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barraclough's bounty : a play in three acts by Les Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jian zhu she ji ru men by Les Walker( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in Chinese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Cathy & me by Curtis Fuller( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mix of songs and spoken words by Curtis Fuller, describing how he met his wife Cathy, how he lost her to cancer, and how he continues to live now without her
Willie Conker's windfall and other dramas by Les Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Triad 63 Hero : a one act play The last time : a one act play Willie Conker's windfall and other dramas by Michael Lynch( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rediscovered by Howard Tate( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walker (Lester) House; View in double-height living room by Les Walker( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html
Carpentry for Children by Les Walker( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Walker (Lester) House; Oblique view of facade by Les Walker( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html
 
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Housebuilding for childrenCarpentry for childrenTiny, tiny housesAmerican homes : the landmark illustrated encyclopedia of domestic architectureDesigning a house : the illustrated guide to planning your own homeA little house of my own : 47 grand designs for 47 tiny housesBlock building for childrenThe tiny book of tiny housesCarpentry for Children
Alternative Names
Lester Walker

Walker, Les

Walker, Les 1930-

Walker, Lester.

ウォーカー, レスター

Languages
English (100)

German (7)

Japanese (2)

Chinese (2)

Dutch (1)